What Happened on June 11, 1961

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Winston Churchill" last airs on ABC-TV
  • Mary Lena Faulk wins LPGA Triangle Round Robin Golf Tournament
  • Norm Cash becomes 1st Det Tiger to hit a ball out of Tiger Stadium

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Roger Maris hits 19th & 20th of 61 HRs

American Baseball Player Roger Maris
American Baseball Player
Roger Maris

Famous Birthdays

  • Caroline Quentin, English actress
  • MarĂ­a Barranco, Spanish actress